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The British Invasion How the Beatles and Other UK Bands Conquered America by Bill Harry

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Published by Chrome Dreams .
Written in English


  • Music,
  • Rock Music,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • USA,
  • Genres & Styles - Pop Vocal,
  • Genres & Styles - Rock,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Music / Rock

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8926465M
ISBN 101842402471
ISBN 109781842402474

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